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Rumor Roundup: Will Change of Sox Yield Burnett?

Rumor Roundup: Will Change of Sox Yield Burnett?

All over major league cities, cell phone batteries are charging to their fullest. There are 30 general managers and all 30 have some sort of plan for the final hours of the baseball non-waiver trading period. From buyers to sellers and everyone in between - like the Phillies - there are deals to be made.

An old baseball adage says that you need to be weary about trading within your division. The Florida Marlins are well aware of that adage and will do all they can to prevent one of their young pitchers from winding up in Philly. While A.J. Burnett is definitely available, the Marlins don't want him winding up pitching against them while he's wearing a Phillies uniform. They're slow to return... Recommended Stories

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